Starting Out: The Nimzo-Indian One of the Soundest and Most Popular Defences against 1 d4 by Chris Ward
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Publisher: Everyman Chess, 2002 Edition: Paperback large ISBN: 1.85744.254.7 Pages: 176 Language: English
The Nimzo-Indian is one of the soundest and most popular defences against 1 d4, offering Black the chance to unbalance the game early on and play for a win without undue risk.
Advocates include virtually all of the world's top players, including Garry Kasparov, Vladimir Kramnik, Vishy Anand and Anatoly Karpov. In this revolutionary book, Grandmaster Chris Ward revisits the basic principles behind the Nimzo-Indian and its many variations.
Throughout this easy-to-read guide the reader is helped along by a wealth of notes, tips and warnings from the author, while key strategies, ideas and tactics for both sides are clearly illustrated.
• Written by a battle-hardened Nimzo-Indian player • All the important variations are covered • A back-to-basic look at one of the most important openings
Chris Ward is a Grandmaster and former British Champion. He is also a highly successful coach and a well-respected writer.